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adjective injured pronunciation in British English /ˈɪndʒə(r)d/
  1. 1
    hurt in an accident or attack

    Peter brushed aside worries about his injured knee.

    The injured man was taken to hospital.

    seriously injured:

    a seriously injured patient

    1. a.

      the injured

      people who have been injured

      The injured included three young children.

  2. 2
    injured feelings are feelings of being upset or offended
    injured pride (=feeling of embarrassment):

    He walked away suffering from nothing more than injured pride.



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